Journal of Neurology

, Volume 261, Issue 9, pp 1828–1829 | Cite as

Thyroid papillary carcinoma after alemtuzumab therapy for MS

Letter to the Editors



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologySouthmead HospitalBristolUK

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